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Overview

Conn's Current Therapy 2014 is an easy-to-use, in-depth guide to the latest advances in therapeutics for common complaints, acute disease and chronic illness. Family medicine experts, Drs. Edward T. Bope and Rick D. Kellerman present the expertise and knowledge of hundreds of skilled international leaders on evidence-based clinical management options. With key diagnostic points and treatment recommendation tables, you'll have access to the information you need to make accurate clinical decisions.

Apply the proven treatment strategies of hundreds of top experts in family and internal medicine.
Get quick access to critical information with "Current Diagnosis" and "Current Therapy" boxes at the beginning of each chapter as well as standardized diagnostic points and clinical recommendation tables.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781455702961
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 12/10/2013
  • Series: CONNS CURRENT THERAPY Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 1344
  • Sales rank: 274,525
  • Product dimensions: 8.80 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 1.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Section 1: Symptomatic Care Pending Diagnosis

Chest Pain

Constipation

Cough

Dizziness and Vertigo

Fatigue

Fever

Gaseousness, Indigestion, Nausea, and Vomiting

Headache

Hiccups

Hoarseness and Laryngitis

Pain

Pharyngitis

Pruritus

Rhinitis

Spine Pain

Tinnitus

Section 2: Diseases of Allergy

Allergic Reactions to Drugs

Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings

Anaphylaxis and Serum Sickness

Section 3: The Infectious Diseases

Amebiasis

Anthrax

Bacterial Meningitis

Brucellosis

Campylobacter

Cat Scratch Disease

Cholera

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Foodborne Illnesses

Giardiasis

HIV Disease

Infectious Mononucleosis and Other Epstein-Barr Virus-Associated Lymphoproliferative Disorders

Influenza

Leishmaniasis

Leprosy

Lyme Disease

Malaria

Measles (Rubeola)

Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Mumps

Necrotizing Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

Osteomyelitis

Plague

Pseudomembranous Colitis

Psittacosis

Q Fever

Rabies

Rat-Bite Fever

Relapsing Fever

Rickettsial and Ehrlichial Infections (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Typhus)

Rubella and Congenital Rubella

Salmonellosis

Severe Sepsis

Smallpox

Tetanus

Toxic Shock Syndrome

Toxoplasmosis

Typhoid Fever

Varicella (Chickenpox)

Whooping Cough (Pertussis)

Section 4: Diseases of the Skin

Acne Vulgaris and Rosacea

Atopic Dermatitis

Bacterial Diseases of the Skin

Bullous Diseases

Cancer of the Skin

Contact Dermatitis

Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphomas, Including Mycosis Fungoides and Sezary Syndrome

Cutaneous Vasculitis

Diseases of the Hair

Diseases of the Mouth

Diseases of the Nails

Erythema Multiforme

Fungal Diseases of the Skin

Keloids

Melanoma

Nevi

Papulosquamous Eruptions

Parasitic Diseases of the Skin

Pigmentary Disorders

Premalignant Lesions

Pressure Ulcers

Pruritus Ani and Vulvae

Psychocutaneous Medicine

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

Sunburn

Urticaria and Angioedema

Venous Ulcers

Viral Diseases of the Skin

Warts (Verrucae)

Section 5: Diseases of the Head and Neck

Glaucoma

Meniere's Disease

Otitis Externa

Otitis Media

Red Eye

Sinusitis

Temporomandibular Disorders

Uvetitis

Vision Correction Procedures

Section 6: The Respiratory System

Acute Bronchitis

Acute Respiratory Failure

Asthma in Adolescents and Adults

Atelectasis

Bacterial Pneumonia

Blastomycosis

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Coccidioidomycosis

Cystic Fibrosis

Histoplasmosis

Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis

Legionellosis (Legionnaires' Disease and Pontiac Fever)

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Pleural Effusions and Empyema Thoracis

Pneumoconiosis: Asbestosis and Silicosis

Primary Lung Abscess

Primary Lung Cancer

Sarcoidosis

Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases

Venous Thromboembolism

Viral Respiratory Infections

Viral and Mycoplasmal Pneumonias

Section 7: The Cardiovascular System

Acute Myocardial Infarction

Angina Pectoris

Aortic Disease: Aneurysm and Dissection

Atrial Fibrillation

Cardiac Arrest: Sudden Cardiac Death

Congenital Heart Disease

Congestive Heart Failure

Heart Block

Hypertension

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Infective Endocarditis

Mitral Valve Prolapse

Pericarditis

Peripheral Arterial Disease

Premature Beats

Tachycardias

Venous Thrombosis

Section 8: The Digestive System

Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis

Acute and Chronic Viral Hepatitis

Acute Infectious Diarrhea

Bleeding Esophageal Varices

Calculous Biliary Disease

Cirrhosis

Diverticula of the Alimentary Tract

Dysphagia and Esophageal Obstruction

Gastritis and Peptic Ulcer Disease

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Hemorrhoids, Anal Fissure, and Anorectal Abscess and Fistula

Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

Intestinal Parasites

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Malabsorption

Tumors of the Colon and Rectum

Tumors of the Stomach

Section 9: Rheumatology and the Musculoskeletal System

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Bursitis, Tendinitis, Myofascial Pain, and Fibromyalgia

Common Sports Injuries

Connective Tissue Disorders

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Osteoarthritis

Osteoporosis

Paget's Disease of Bone

Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Section 10: The Nervous System

Acute Facial Paralysis

Alzheimer's Disease

Brain Tumors

Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome

Head Injuries

Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease

Migraine Headache

Multiple Sclerosis

Myasthenia Gravis

Optic Neuritis

Parkinsonism

Peripheral Neuropathies

Rehabilitation of the Stroke Patient

Seizures and Epilepsy in Adolescents and Adults

Sleep Disorders

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Viral Meningitis

Section 11: Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders

Acromegaly

Adrenocortical Insufficiency

Cushing's Syndrome

Diabetes Insipidus

Diabetes Mellitus in Adults

Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Gout and Hyperuricemia

Hyperaldosteronism

Hyperlipidemia

Hyperparathyroidism and Hypoparathyroidism

Hyperprolactinemia

Hyperthyroidism

Hyponatremia

Hypothyroidism

Obesity

Parenteral Nutrition in Adults

Pheochromocytoma

Thyroid Cancer

Thyroiditis

Section 12: Hematology

Acute Leukemia in Adults

Acute Leukemia in Children

Aplastic Anemia

Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemias

Blood Component Therapy

Chronic Leukemias

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

Hemochromatosis

Hemophilia and Related Conditions

Hodgkin Lymphoma

Iron Deficiency

Multiple Myeloma

Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Neutropenia

Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas

Nonimmune Hemolytic Anemia

Pernicious Anemia and Other Megaloblastic Anemias

Platelet-Mediated Bleeding Disorders

Polycythemia Vera

Porphyrias

Sickle Cell Disease

Thalassemia

Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Section 13: The Urogenital Tract

Acute Renal Failure

Chronic Kidney Disease

Malignant Tumors of the Urogenital Tract

Primary Glomerular Diseases

Pyelonephritis

Renal Calculi

Trauma to the Genitourinary Tract

Urethral Strictures

Urinary Incontinence

Section 14: The Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Chlamydia trachomatis

Condyloma Acuminata

Genital Ulcer Disease: Chancroid, Granuloma Inguinale, and Lymphogranuloma

Gonorrhea

Nongonococcal Urethritis

Syphilis

Section 15: Psychiatric Disorders

Alcoholism

Anxiety Disorders

Bulimia Nervosa

Delirium

Drug Abuse

Mood Disorders: Depression, Bipolar Disease, and Mood Dysregulation

Panic Disorder

Schizophrenia

Section 16: Men’s Health

Bacterial Infections of the Male Urinary Tract

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Epididymitis

Erectile Dysfunction

Prostatitis

Section 17: Women’s Health

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Amenorrhea

Bacterial Infections of the Urinary Tract in Women

Breast Disease

Cancer of the Endometrium

Cancer of the Uterine Cervix

Contraception

Dysmenorrhea

Endometriosis

Infertility

Menopause

Ovarian Cancer

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Premenstrual Syndrome

Uterine Leiomyomas

Vulvar Neoplasia

Vulvovaginitis

Section 18: Pregnancy and Antepartum Care

Antepartum Care

Ectopic Pregnancy

Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

Postpartum Care

Vaginal Bleeding Late in Pregnancy

Section 19: Children’s Health

Asthma in Children

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Care of the High-Risk Neonate

Diabetes Mellitus in Children

Encopresis

Epilepsy in Infants and Children

Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn

Nocturnal Enuresis

Normal Newborn Feeding

Parenteral Fluid Therapy for Infants and Children

Pediatric Sleep Disorders

Resuscitation of the Newborn

Traumatic Brain Injury in Children

Urinary Tract Infections in Infants and Children

Section 20: Preventive Health

Immunization Practices

Travel Medicine

Section 21: Physical and Chemical Injuries

Burn Treatment Guidelines

Disturbances due to Cold

Disturbances due to Heat

High-Altitude Illness

Marine Poisonings, Envenomations, and Trauma

Medical Toxicology

Spider Bites and Scorpion Stings

Venomous Snakebite

Section 22: Appendices and Index

Biologic Agents Reference Chart

Herbal Products

New Drugs

Reference Intervals for the Interpretation of Laboratory Tests

Toxic Chemical Agents Reference Chart: Symptoms and Treatment

Index

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